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EXCLUSIVE: Meet Syas - Horncastle’s new ROAR-sident

Horncastle News editor John Fieldhouse got up-close and personal with a new face in town this week - which just so happens to belong to a six year old Bengal tiger.

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Anglian Water are still at the scene of the Richmond School in Skegness tonight after heavy rainfall flooded the grounds. ANL-170628-175302001

Skegness school still flooded - but now there’s concern about drain

Anglian Water remain at the scene of a Skegness school which was closed today because of flooding.

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Mental Health Services are based at Windsor House in Louth.

Exclusive: Louth area victim of brutal attack is at ‘breaking point’ over support

A Louth area man has delivered a damning verdict on the support available for patients with mental health issues in Lincolnshire, after revealing he has struggled for the last six years to get the help he desperately needs.

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Police are investigating this fight in Skegness

VIDEO: Skegness police plea for information after shocking seafront brawl is captured on camera

Police are continuing their investigation into a seafront brawl in Skegness which was captured on camera and has been spread across social media.

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Grenfell Tower after firefighters extinguished the flames PPP-170620-101247001

Residents urged to check if they own one of these fridge-freezers by Lincolnshire fire crews after Grenfell Tower disaster

Firefighters from Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue are encouraging residents in the county to check their fridge-freezers after it was confirmed that the fire in Grenfell Tower was started by a Hotpoint fridge-freezer.

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Lincolnshire gun amnesty to take firearms off county’s streets

Lincolnshire gun amnesty to take firearms off county’s streets

Lincolnshire Police are again running a gun amnesty so residents can hand in firearms that are unwanted or unlicensed.

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Fairy Dell paddling pool in Skegness. ANL-170628-125038001

‘No plans to close’ Fairy Dell – but council is looking at future of Skegness’ foreshore

Rumours the Fairy Dell paddling pool in Skegness and an area of South Parade are being sold off to make way for more car parking have been quashed by owners East Lindsey District Council. 


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The scene of the flooding outside the school today

VIDEO: Heavy rain and flooding closes Skegness school

A Skegness School has been forced to close due to heavy rain causing flooding.

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Prince William is coming to RAF Coningsby on July 11.

Duke of Cambridge to mark 60th BBMF anniversary with RAF Coningsby visit

The Duke of Cambridge, Patron of the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, will attend a reception and air display to mark the Flight’s 60th Anniversary.

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VIDEO: Rain fails to spoil fun at launch of SO Festival in Spilsby

Heavens opened but rain failed to dampen the spirits of families who turned out last night for the launch of the SO Festival – a six-day arts extravanza taking place across East Lindsey.

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Faecal bacteria discovered in drinks at Costa, Caffe Nero and Starbucks, BBC’s Watchdog finds

Faecal bacteria discovered in drinks at Costa, Caffe Nero and Starbucks, BBC’s Watchdog finds

Concerning levels of faecal bacteria were present in ice at three major high street coffee chains, according to an investigation.

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Caroline Vickers and Charlie Vickers 6 of Alford  at the Meccano Show at Embassy Theatre in Skegness. Photo:  MSKP-250617-15 ANL-170627-132525001

GALLERY: Annual model show in Skegness attracts kids of all ages

Hundreds of working Meccano models went on display in Skegness at a three-day exhibition over the weekend.

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Tony Tye, chairman of the Skegness and district Chamber of Trade and Commerce, posted this picture on social media of the algae build-up in a Skegness boating lake. ANL-170627-113701001

‘It smells and looks disgusting’: Residents kick up stink over algae in Skegness boating lake

Images of a Skegness boating lake looking like a ‘pea soup’ that have been posted on social media are causing quite a stir in the resort.

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Police are investigating this fight in Skegness

VIDEO UPDATE: Police arrest man following violent brawl in Skegness captured on camera

Police arrested a man at the scene of an incident in Skegness that is believed to be connected to a video of a vicious brawl shared on social media.

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VIDEO: Meet Syas - the new tiger in Horncastle

So, how did you start the working week? Me? I came face-to-face with a magnificent six-year-old Bengal tiger called Syas.

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Weather warning for heavy rain and thunder in Lincolnshire issued by Met Office

Weather warning for heavy rain and thunder in Lincolnshire issued by Met Office

A yellow weather warning for heavy rain has today been issued by the Met Office for Lincolnshire and the surrounding region.

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The scales of justice

Drink driver who caused death of Spilsby greengrocer in crash near Boston jailed for nine years

A Latvian drink-driver who caused the death of popular Spilsby greengrocer following a collision near Boston was today (Monday) jailed for nine years.

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Have you seen Nicky Ward

‘It is what it is’ - North Sea Camp absconder called police from Ingoldmells phone booth

A convicted rapist who spent three days at large after walking out of an open prison in Lincolnshire was today (Monday) sentenced to 16 weeks imprisonment.

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Members of the choir performing at the Richmond School's June Day Jaunt in Skegness. Photo: .MSKP-240617-26

GALLERY: School in Skegness goes back to 70’s to celebrate 40th anniversary

It was back to school at the weekend for a Skegness man who was there for the first day it opened - 40 years ago.

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One in five Brits would rather date a pet owner

One in five Brits would rather date a pet owner

One in five Brits say they would rather date someone with a pet, according to a new survey.

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